Having problems with your Canon Rebel XT Digital Camera ?

My camera has the err 99 on the screen and won't take pictures anymore


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The Canon Error 99 occurs when there is a contact\015\012issue between a lens and the body of the camera. it can also be caused by a defective battery, defective storage card you can try to take the battery out and put it back in.if the problem still persists you can run a firmware update.
Canon have now created\015\012firmware numbered 1.0.3 that aims to tackle the Err99 message.
\015\012Firmware 1.0.3
\015\012 1. Corrects a phenomenon in which an image becomes\015\012overexposed when C.Fn.II-3 Highlight tone priority is set to “1′\015\012together with other camera settings. (This correction has already been\015\012incorporated in the Version 1.0.2 and later firmware.
2. Corrects a\015\012rare phenomenon in which “busy” blinks on the camera’s display panel\015\012and the shutter cannot be released due to the timing of battery\015\012installation.
\015\0123. Corrects a rare phenomenon in which “Err 99′ appears on the camera’s\015\012display panel and LCD monitor and the shutter cannot be released due to\015\012the timing of pressing the shutter button.
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